The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Billing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Billing over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Billing
Rank 46 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs citing Billing 86 64 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.55% 2.50% 3.28%
As % of the General category 8.78% 5.11% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 24 38
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£400 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £197 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.80% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £115.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £43.74 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-74.84% +173.34%
Billing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
980 1253 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.45% 48.87% 50.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 502 441
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Average hourly rate £19.00 £36.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.58% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.10 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £49.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

Billing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Billing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Billing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Billing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Billing across the Berkshire region.

Billing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Billing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Billing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +5 17 £425 +6.25% 1
Newbury +6 9 £400 -13.51% 1
Slough - 7 £338 -
Bracknell +4 6 £350 +78.57% 1
Maidenhead 0 2 - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Billing
South East

Billing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing.

1 109 (66.46%) Telecoms
2 53 (32.32%) CRM
3 42 (25.61%) Project Management
4 37 (22.56%) Finance
5 32 (19.51%) Degree
6 29 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (15.85%) 3G
8 24 (14.63%) Internet
8 24 (14.63%) Broadband
8 24 (14.63%) Computer Science
9 18 (10.98%) Migration
10 15 (9.15%) 4G
11 14 (8.54%) CSG Singleview
11 14 (8.54%) Retail
11 14 (8.54%) Data Migration
12 13 (7.93%) LTE
12 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
13 12 (7.32%) UNIX
13 12 (7.32%) Marketing
13 12 (7.32%) General Ledger
13 12 (7.32%) MVNO
14 11 (6.71%) Radio Access Network
14 11 (6.71%) Use Case
14 11 (6.71%) Validation
14 11 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (6.71%) ITIL
14 11 (6.71%) Cisco
15 10 (6.10%) HP
16 9 (5.49%) MS Office

Billing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Billing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Billing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.44%) Lync
2 3 (1.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 13 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 4 (2.44%) MS Project
4 2 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (8.54%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (2.44%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (2.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.85%) 3G
2 24 (14.63%) Internet
2 24 (14.63%) Broadband
3 15 (9.15%) 4G
4 13 (7.93%) LTE
5 12 (7.32%) MVNO
6 11 (6.71%) Radio Access Network
7 8 (4.88%) Firewall
8 4 (2.44%) Wireshark
9 3 (1.83%) SIGTRAN
9 3 (1.83%) GPRS
9 3 (1.83%) GSM
9 3 (1.83%) SMTP
9 3 (1.83%) SNMP
9 3 (1.83%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.83%) DNS
9 3 (1.83%) FWSM
9 3 (1.83%) INAP
9 3 (1.83%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.83%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.61%) Selenium
2 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.61%) WinRunner
General
1 109 (66.46%) Telecoms
2 37 (22.56%) Finance
3 14 (8.54%) Retail
4 12 (7.32%) General Ledger
4 12 (7.32%) Marketing
5 5 (3.05%) Back Office
6 4 (2.44%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.61%) Electronics
8 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (23.78%) Architect
2 38 (23.17%) Analyst
3 30 (18.29%) Solutions Architect
4 26 (15.85%) Project Manager
5 19 (11.59%) Designer
6 16 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
7 12 (7.32%) Senior Architect
7 12 (7.32%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 12 (7.32%) BSS Architect
8 7 (4.27%) Billing Analyst
8 7 (4.27%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.66%) Consultant
9 6 (3.66%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 5 (3.05%) Test Consultant
10 5 (3.05%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.05%) IP Engineer
11 4 (2.44%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.44%) Test Manager
11 4 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.61%) HTML
1 1 (0.61%) CSS
1 1 (0.61%) SOAP
1 1 (0.61%) ODBC
1 1 (0.61%) Ajax
1 1 (0.61%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (0.61%) jQuery
1 1 (0.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.68%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.63%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.83%) User Experience
3 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.22%) IVR
4 2 (1.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.61%) Handset
5 1 (0.61%) W3C
5 1 (0.61%) DTV
5 1 (0.61%) STB
5 1 (0.61%) e-Health
5 1 (0.61%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.32%) UNIX
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) HPUX
2 1 (0.61%) Solaris
2 1 (0.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.32%) CRM
2 42 (25.61%) Project Management
3 18 (10.98%) Migration
4 14 (8.54%) Data Migration
5 13 (7.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (6.71%) Validation
6 11 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (6.71%) ITIL
6 11 (6.71%) Use Case
7 9 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (5.49%) Test Scripting
7 9 (5.49%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.49%) Coaching
8 8 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.88%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.27%) Change Management
9 7 (4.27%) E-Commerce
9 7 (4.27%) eTOM
9 7 (4.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.49%) SQL
2 3 (1.83%) VBA
2 3 (1.83%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.22%) Perl
3 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.61%) PHP
4 1 (0.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (19.51%) Degree
2 9 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.27%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.27%) ISEB
4 4 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.22%) CCNA
6 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.61%) Siebel Certification
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PMP
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.61%) CIMA
7 1 (0.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) SLA
3 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (1.83%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.22%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.22%) OpenView
2 2 (1.22%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.22%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (6.71%) Cisco
2 10 (6.10%) HP
3 9 (5.49%) Oracle
4 8 (4.88%) SAP
5 7 (4.27%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.05%) Siebel
6 5 (3.05%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.44%) Amdocs
8 3 (1.83%) Blue Coat
8 3 (1.83%) F5
9 2 (1.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 2 (1.22%) Huawei
9 2 (1.22%) Teradata
9 2 (1.22%) SGI
9 2 (1.22%) Remedy
9 2 (1.22%) Juniper
9 2 (1.22%) BMC
9 2 (1.22%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.22%) IBM
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TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150 Per Day
Posted: 22 days ago